VM Hardware monitoring

Good day, Looking for some products (free if possible) that will allow me to monitor the hardware within a VM server, specifically if there are failed hard drives or power supplies.
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rindiCommented:
The custom ESXi versions that come from the server manufacturers (for example Dell and HP) have that built-in.
odddballAuthor Commented:
Thank you... are there tech notes on how to use it?  unable to find
rindiCommented:
The one below would be for HP (you didn't mention the server manufacturer):

https://my.vmware.com/web/vmware/details?downloadGroup=OEM-ESXI60GA-HP&productId=491

The hardware details should then show up within VCenter.

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odddballAuthor Commented:
Thank you very much!
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
You can also use SNMP!
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